Wednesday, January 26, 2022

Sharon Sachs to Play Madame Morrible in Wicked on Broadway by Caitlin Moynihan

Oz is getting a new resident! Sharon Sachs is set to play Madame Morrible in Broadway's Wicked beginning on February 14. She will take over taking over the role from current cast member A…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:42AM

Sharon Sachs to play Madame Morrible in ‘Wicked’ on Broadway by Broadway News

Sharon Sachs will join the Broadway company of “Wicked” as Madame Morrible starting Feb. 14, producers announced Wednesday. Sachs takes over the role from Alexandra Billings, who will pl…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 11:10AM
Wednesday, January 19, 2022

VIDEO: Watch PBS' Complete REOPENING: THE BROADWAY REVIVAL Documentary

Reopening features behind-the-scenes access to shows including 'Wicked,' 'Jagged Little Pill,' 'The Phantom of the Opera,' 'Diana,' 'Come From Away,' 'Waitress,' and more, following each pro…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 02:16PM
Friday, January 14, 2022

Streaming Theatre: Love It or Loathe It? - A debate about the merits (and minuses) of virtual theatre by Tyler Riley & Christina Trivigno

Welcome to Geek Out/Freak Out, where theatre fans get enthusiastic about things --- Today's topic: How do you feel about streaming theatre? During the early days of the pandemic when everyth…

SOURCE: www.tdf.org at 12:00AM
Thursday, January 6, 2022

EP 66 Super Swing Extraordinaire: DIANA VADEN by Automatic Episode Import

Broadway's Diana Vaden has been seen in Tootsie as well The Music Man at The Kennedy Center and Mack & Mabel at Encores in NYC. Currently in the pre-Broadway run of Once Upon a One More …

SOURCE: broadwaypodcastnetwork.com at 04:02AM
Friday, December 31, 2021

Best of 2021: Performances by JK

And so ends another trip around the sun. As theater fans, I'm sure you'll agree that the last two years have been brutal. Here's hoping that 2022 brings us even more live theater to enjoy an…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 08:36AM
Thursday, December 30, 2021

Best of 2021: Showstoppers and Special Moments by JK

Even with a limited number of shows under our belts in 2021, there were plenty of showstopping numbers and some very special moments to enjoy. We have moments from new musicals, dazzling rev…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:12AM
Wednesday, December 29, 2021

Best of 2021: Design and Direction by JK

Despite having seen just six new productions in 2021, we did get to see some truly noteworthy stagecraft, design and direction. Will any of these worthwhile contributions to Broadway history…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:12AM
Tuesday, December 28, 2021

Best of 2021: Debuts by JK

Every New York debut is a momentous occasion for an actor, be on or off or off-off Broadway. Accomplishing this career highlight is no small task, maybe even more so in these trying times.…

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:03AM
Monday, December 27, 2021

Best of 2021: THEATER EVERYWHERE BUT NEW YORK by JK

In an effort to return to some sort of normalcy or tradition, I decided that 2021 was worthy of retrospection, however limited my theatrical experiences have been. I am so very grateful for …

SOURCE: www.jkstheatrescene.com at 07:06AM
Thursday, December 23, 2021

Thoughts of a Colored Man Played Last Broadway Performance on December 22 by Broadway.com

Keenan Scott II's Thoughts of a Colored Man has ended its Broadway run early. The new play began previews at the John Golden Theatre on October 1 and opened on October 13. This marked the…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:18PM
Sunday, December 19, 2021

Diana, The Musical Takes Final Bow on Broadway December 19 by Talaura Harms

The bio-musical about the late Princess of Wales opened in November.

SOURCE: Playbill at 12:00AM
Friday, December 17, 2021

Diana The Musical (Broadway edition) by Liz Wollman

Sometimes--maybe especially when the whole world is screaming and sad and broken--a not-very-good musical can be the perfect balm. On Broadway at the Longacre for a few more days before it s…

SOURCE: Show Showdown at 03:42PM
Thursday, December 16, 2021

DIANA Star Jeanna de Waal Will Make Her Feinstein's/54 Below Solo Debut

Feinstein's/54 Below welcomes breakout star Jeanna de Waal, last seen on Broadway and Netflix in the title role of the People's Princess in the new musical Diana.

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:20PM

Daniel Craig ‘Macbeth’ Will Land At Broadway Theater Vacated By ‘Diana’ Musical by Greg Evans

Next spring’s buzzy production of Macbeth starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga will have a larger Broadway home than previously expected, courtesy of the Princess Diana musical. Macbeth ha…

SOURCE: Deadline at 12:14PM

Broadway revival of ‘Macbeth’ moves to Longacre Theatre by Caitlin Huston

The spring revival of “Macbeth,” starring Daniel Craig and Ruth Negga, will now play the Longacre Theatre. The production had previously been announced to play the Lyceum Theatre startin…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 11:21AM
Monday, December 13, 2021

Today on Broadway: Monday, December 13, 2021 by Matt Tamanini

‘Diana’ Announces Closing Date, Three Shows Cancel Weekend Performances, Disappointing ‘WSS’ Box Office “Today on Broadway” is a daily, Monday through Friday, podcast hitting the…

SOURCE: BroadwayRadio at 07:55AM
Saturday, December 11, 2021

‘Diana’ will end its Broadway run on Dec. 19 by Caitlin Huston

“Diana” will play its final Broadway performance on Dec. 19, producers announced Friday. At that time, the new musical will have played 33 performances and 16 previews at the Longacre Th…

SOURCE: broadwaynews.com at 11:08AM

Princess Diana Bio-Musical Announces Final Broadway Performance Date by Caitlin Moynihan

Diana, a new musical about the life of Princess Diana, will end its Broadway this month. The musical will play its final performance on December 19, just one month after it opened at Longac…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 10:33AM

Broadway’s ‘Diana, The Musical’ To Close This Month by Greg Evans

The Broadway production of Diana, The Musical will play its final performance on Sunday, Dec. 19, producers have announced. The musical began previews at the Longacre Theatre on Nov. 2 and o…

SOURCE: Deadline at 02:57AM
Friday, December 10, 2021

‘Diana, the Musical’ to End Broadway Run on Dec. 19 by Nicole Herrington

The royal musical had a bumpy road to Broadway, from a delay caused by the pandemic to a filmed version of the show on Netflix that was widely panned.

SOURCE: The New York Times Subscription at 09:48PM

Closing Notice Posted for Ill-Fated “Diana: The Musical” on Broadway, Plagued By Poor Reviews by Roger Friedman

“Diana: The Musical” is done. Producers have announced a closing notice for December 19th. The musical received horrendous reviews when it finally

SOURCE: ShowBiz 411 at 08:42PM

Diana, The Musical on Broadway Announces Closing Date by Talaura Harms

The bio-musical about the People's Princess will play its last performance December 19.

SOURCE: Playbill at 07:30PM

DIANA, THE MUSICAL to Conclude Broadway Run December 19

Sunday, December 19, 2021, marks the closing date for Diana, The Musical at the Longacre Theatre (220 West 48th Street). Tickets purchased for cancelled performances will be refunded at th…

SOURCE: BroadwayWorld at 07:26PM

Diana the Musical Will End Broadway Run After 33 Performances

The musical is also available for viewing on Netflix.

SOURCE: TheaterMania at 07:06PM
Thursday, December 9, 2021

Tonys Administration Committee Announces First Set of Rulings for the 2021-2022 Season by Broadway.com

The Tony Awards Administration Committee met on December 8 to confirm the eligibility status of 12 Broadway productions for the 2021-2022 season. This was the first time the committee met to…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 11:24AM

Tony Awards Committee Makes Eligibility Rulings on Six, Diana, More by Ryan McPhee

See the determinations made for the first 12 shows of the 2021–2022 season.

SOURCE: Playbill at 10:14AM
Wednesday, December 8, 2021

Odds & Ends: Michael R. Jackson's A Strange Loop Extends Run in Washington, D.C. by Lindsey Sullivan

Here's a quick roundup of stories you might have missed recently. A Strange Loop Extends at Woolly Mammoth The Washington, D.C. run of Michael R. Jackson's Pulitzer Prize-winning A Strange …

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 07:06PM
Tuesday, December 7, 2021

Fresh Face: Roe Hartrampf of DIANA by Broadway.com

Get Tickets to DIANA: https://www.broadway.com/shows/diana/ Get to know Roe Hartramf, who is making his Broadway debut playing Prince Charles in DIANA.

SOURCE: YouTube at 04:54PM

Diana's Roe Hartrampf on Playing Prince Charles and Channeling His Childhood Rambunctiousness into Theater by Lindsey Sullivan

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia Current Role: Roe Hartrampf is making his Broadway debut playing Prince Charles in Diana. Credits: Hartrampf is reprising his role as Prince Charles from La Jo…

SOURCE: Broadway.com at 04:54PM
Monday, December 6, 2021

The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal: 12/4/21 by Broadway.com

Be on the lookout for The Broadway Show with Tamsen Fadal, the only nationally syndicated weekly theater news program, on your local TV station. Featured this week: - Broadway.com Editor-i…

SOURCE: YouTube at 11:24AM

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